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XF 1.5 Wamp Install

Discussion in 'Installation, Upgrade, and Import Support' started by Phil, Apr 4, 2016.

  1. Phil

    Phil Active Member


    i try to make it work on WAMP .

    This is the folder root:

    In it , all the files dowloaded:

    Xen Files.PNG

    But it says that it can´t find the DNS :

  2. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    That sounds like a general WAMP installation/access problem. I'd just create a simple test HTML file and get access to that working. You might need to get some guidance from the WAMP project developers in case there are things you need to do with, for example, firewalls.
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  3. Phil

    Phil Active Member

    Thanks for the support ...But not enough knowledge to manage your "guidance" ;)
  4. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    The point Mike is making is it's a WAMP/Windows issue, not XF.

    You first need to get your localhost "server" working before you can install XF.
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  5. Phil

    Phil Active Member

    @Brogan , yep....I´ve try with :

    -Window firewall off
    -Anti virus off
    -Malwyres etc off

    The SQL DB is created in My SQL

    The light is green , but no connection ......
  6. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    I don't use WAMP so I can't help.

    The WAMP support forum may be the best place.
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  7. Phil

    Phil Active Member

  8. Robust

    Robust Well-Known Member

    Don't use WAMP is my advice. It's a pain in the ass.

    Try Vagrant.
  9. Jake B.

    Jake B. Well-Known Member

    Generally speaking, if someone can't get wamp working they likely will have even more issues getting Vagrant to work.
  10. Robust

    Robust Well-Known Member

    WAMP has issues with no explanation for no reason. I was having random error after error. In comparison, vagrant requires no work to get working and doesn't ever bail on you

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